Sign the position paper: Impulses for transdisciplinary and participatory research

The tdAcademy group of supporting partners has published a position paper on the promotion of transdisciplinarity as well as participatory and transformative approaches in science, business, civil society and politics. Support the cause with your signature!

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Become a member of the Society for Transdisciplinary and Participatory Research.

Finally, the time has come! After celebrating the founding of the Society for Transdisciplinary and Participatory Research together with many of you in May, we are pleased to announce that it is now possible to register for individual or institutional membership.

Are you located in a German-speaking region? Simply fill out the appropriate online form

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The tdAcademy project enters its second funding phase

The second funding phase of the tdAcademy research project began on June 1, 2023. In addition to networking and offering further educational training for the td community, the synthesis of the results from the four topic lines plays an important role.

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Apply Now! International TD Summer School 2024 in Spain

Our 3rd TD Summer School on transdisciplinarity methods and tools for dealing with sustainability and land use conflicts will take place from September 14th to September 20th 2024 in Llançà, Alt Empordà, Catalonia, Spain. Apply until 30th of April!

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Our team is currently researching four topics that are central to transdisciplinary research: Contextual dependencies, new formats, and social and scientific effects of transdisciplinary research. What are these topics about? How do we approach them? How can the community support research?

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Our website is a research platform and gathering point for transdisciplinary researchers and research on transdisciplinarity. In the tdCommunity section, researchers with similar interests meet: you can network directly, find partners for collaborations, and draw attention to your own events. In addition, we collect projects together with you to create an overview of the transdisciplinary research landscape.

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tdEvents & Capacity Building

The transdisciplinary research landscape is diverse. Around the research mode we can learn a lot from each other. Therefore, the tdAcademy offers and collects events and further education opportunities. Our event calendar creates an overview: Here you can add your own events on transdisciplinarity.

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9. April 2024

Join now: Interesting working groups in the Society for Transdisciplinary and Participatory Research (GTPF)

tdAcademy has initiated the founding of the Society for Transdisciplinary and Participatory Research (GTPF, German speaking) in May 2023. Members of the tdAcademy are also active in establishing working groups in the GTPF (German speaking) which pursue foci of different topic lines.

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3. April 2024

New publication on the evaluation of transdisciplinary projects published

Explore our new publication presenting a framework for evaluating the societal impact of transdisciplinary research in real-world laboratories. Our Design Report introduces a comprehensive approach to formative evaluation, highlighting examples from biodiversity management and consumer logistics projects.

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Upcoming Events

OIS zam: Was braucht es für Impact?: Impact mit Hilfe von Impact Cases kommunizieren
Event Series

OIS zam: Was braucht es für Impact?: Impact mit Hilfe von Impact Cases kommunizieren

Capacity building,Collaboration,Knowledge transfer
All Interested
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Gesellschaftlichen Impact planen, aufbauen und erfassen - Angestrebte Wirkungen transdisziplinärer Forschung kontinuierlich im Blick behalten

Capacity building, Methods for trans- and interdisciplinary research, Transdisciplinary research
PhD, Postdocs / Senior researchers, Scientists
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Conference / Congress / Symposium

Save the Date/C4P: International Conference & Training School | Knowledge Transfer in and through Living Labs

Knowledge transfer, Interdisciplinary research, Transdisciplinary research,
Early-career researchers, Others, Postdocs / Senior researchers, Scientists, Practitioners, Students
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Winter/Summer School

Summer School: Digital Innovations for a Happier, Healthier Aging. A Transdisciplinary Training

Transdisciplinary research, Methods for trans- and interdisciplinary research,Transformative research
Early-career researchers, Scientists, Students, Practitioners
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